Funeral services held for Robert R. “Beau” Beauchesne Sr.
RUMFORD -- A Mass of Christian Burial honoring the life of Robert R. “Beau” Beauchesne Sr. was celebrated on August 16, 2013 at Parish of the Holy Savior.
Fr. Greg Dube was the celebrant. Bernard Poirier was the altar server. Mark Belanger was the organist, accompanied by the choir. Music selections were Be Not Afraid, Wind Beneath My Wings, You Raise Me Up, and Fly Like A Bird.
The Old Testament was proclaimed by daughter in law Kelly Beauchesne. The New Testament was proclaimed by grandson, Jacob Beauchesne. Offertory gifts were presented by granddaughters, Emily and Bailey Fraser, and Michaela Beauchesne. White Daisies were placed at the altar by the grandchildren. Personal reflections of the family were read by Janet Brennick and Mike Brennick. A special message written by his son, Robert representing the beliefs of all of Beau’s children was read by Janet Brennick.
Interment was in St. John Cemetery. Military Honors were rendered by the Maine Funeral Honor Guard. Pallbearers were Andrew and Tucker Phelps, Jacob and Daniel “Lucky” Beauchesne Jr., Timothy, James, and John Francis Derouche and Pete Gallant.
A reception served by the Daughters of Isabella was in the Parish hall.
Services were under the care and guidance of SG Thibault Funeral Home, Rumford.